1. Family: Lauraceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Ocotea Aubl.
      1. Ocotea benthamiana Mez

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia to N. Peru.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Ecuador, Peru

    Ocotea benthamiana Mez appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1983 Hartweg [1392], Ecuador K000602461 holotype
    Hartweg [1392], Colombia K000602460 isotype
    Hartweg [s.n.] K000602462 isotype

    First published in Jahrb. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 5: 263 (1889)

    Accepted by

    • van der Werff, H. (2013). Studies in Andean Ocotea (Lauraceae) II. Species with hermaphrodite flowers and densely pubescent lower leaf surfaces, occuring above 1000 meters in altitude Novon 22: 336-370.
    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • van der Werff, H. (2013). Studies in Andean Ocotea (Lauraceae) II. Species with hermaphrodite flowers and densely pubescent lower leaf surfaces, occuring above 1000 meters in altitude Novon 22: 336-370.
    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0